SAN ANTONIO -- Finally, there was some sense to the NBA universe. The home team played better. The higher seed showed why. The team with the injuries looked slow and, well, injured.
The Warriors have gone further in this year’s NBA playoffs than they have at any time in the past 36 years.
When Warriors coach Mark Jackson looked at the final stat sheet after Golden State's 97-87 win in Game 4, he was caught off guard by the 26 shot attempts next to rookie Harrison Barnes' name.
OAKLAND -- Nine and a half minutes. That’s all the explanation you need. That’s all the explanation there is, frankly.
OAKLAND-- Gregg Popovich got his wish.